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artist , writer

Patricia Mae Mitchell, American artist, writer. Named Official Hutchinson Historian, Hutchinson City Commission, 1988, Hutchinson Landmarks Commission, 1988, honorary Hutchinson Historian.

Background

Mitchell, Patricia Mae was born on February 20, 1943 in Hutchinson, Kansas, United States. Daughter of Dallas Dean and Alma Mae (Estes) Gragg.

Career

Consultant Landmarks Commission, Hutchinson, since 1988. Writer, performer weekly radio show, 1987.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: poetry The Clover Collection Volunteer II, 1969, The Fair City Volunteer I, 1982, Volunteer II, 1984. Paintings shown Hutchinson Public Library., 1979, sculpture, 1981.

      Multi-media exhibition Reno County Museum, 1989, oil paintings 1st National Bank, 1991. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member of committee group to draft preservation ordinance, Hutchinson, 1987. Teacher scrimshaw Hutchinson Recreation Commission, 1981-1982. Researched, wrote, conducted history walks, Hutchinson, 1984-1985.

Organized Newspaper Preservation Alliance, Hutchinson, 1990. Member Reno County History Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: houseplants, gardening, needlework, reading.

Connections

Married James Walter Mitchell, November 10, 1958. Children: Terry James, LeAnna Christine.

father:
Dallas Dean Gragg

mother:
Alma Mae (Estes) Gragg

spouse:
James Walter Mitchell

children:
Terry James Mitchell

LeAnna Christine Mitchell